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    Two bouts from Army boxing finals

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    Darlington, England

    MLS. Russell and Martin boxing - first round. MS.Russell throws a left to Martin's jaw, which is guarded off. Another. CS. Cut-away. MS.Martin slams into Russell and beats him back up against the ropes, in a flurry of blows. Russell almost goes through the ropes. CS. Cut-away. MS.Martin hits Russell with a left and a right to the jaw - he goes down, and the referee takes a count of 9. He is up and they box. Martin throws a wild one at Russell's jaw which luckily does not connect. CS. Bell. MS.The boys stop boxing, shake hands and walk to their corners. CS. Cut-away. MS.The boys exchanging blows. CS. Bell. MS.Boys stop boxing and hug each other. MS. Cut away. MS. Redrup and Harrington boxing in first round. They exchange one or two careful blows. CS. Cut a way. MS. Boys boxing. Marrington throws a left at Redrup's jaw which does no damage. CS. Cut away. Local Mayor? MS. Redrup gets in a few blows while he has Harrington against the ropes, but they go into a clinch. Referee breaks them. CS. Crowd. MS.Redrup slams into Harrington who fights him off with an equal amount of zest. CS. Cut away. MS. Harrington throws a straight left at Redrup's jaw but misses and goes over his shoulder. CS. Bell. MS.Boys hugging each other. MS. Crowd. LS. Jeffrey and Richardson boxing in first round. CS.Cut away. MS. Richardson catches Jeffrey with a right hook and as Jeffrey falls he tries to catch him with another wild one which luckily misses. Referee takes the count and Jeffrey is up again. Jeffrey takes the offensive at Richardson's chest. Richardson replies with more right hooks and beats him off. CS. Cut away. MS. Jeffrey lying on his back with his legs in the air, he rolls over on his side. MS. Jeffrey gets up after the count of eight, and he is about to restart the fight but the referee stops him. Jeffrey walks to his corner shrugging his shoulders. (Orig.Neg.) (A.K.C.371)

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    Film ID:
    2620.01
    Media URN:
    78154
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:02:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 2633 A

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